Best of Philly

Best Mechanic

2014 BEST Mechanic

Ramsey’s Service Center

Professional and friendly customer service; a knowledgeable staff; fair pricing; jobs finished on time; and, most importantly, top-notch work. Ask anyone who’s used Ramsey’s in the seven or so decades it’s been around: This is where you leave your baby.

659 Burmont Road, Drexel Hill, PA | 610-259-7268 | Website

2012 BEST Mechanic

11th Street Auto Repair

820 South 11th Street, Philadelphia, PA

Respectful. Honest. Punctual. Frank Sauer and his small staff at 11th Street not only keep your car fit enough to slalom the Schuylkill; they do it with the sort of professionalism one rarely sees anywhere these days. Service-people of Philly, a gauntlet has been thrown down. Read more »

2011 BEST Mechanic

Midcity Tire and Auto

709 Washington Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

Because there are few things we appreciate more than the guys at Midcity giving it to us straight about the brakes that can wait and the tires that need replacing now. Staying open through last winter’s snowstorms? That was nice, too. Read more »

2010 BEST Mechanic

Jeff Kirby at Tires Etc.

515 West Baltimore Pike, Clifton Heights, PA

With more than 18 years of experience, Jeff Kirby has seen (and can explain) it all. And if his waiting area’s 42-inch flat-screen TV, cushy leather chairs, grime-free bathroom, wi-fi and icy sodas aren’t enough to make you feel welcome in the strange and gritty land of auto repair, his joking banter, crush-worthy dimples and… Read more »